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abortion -- as in: have an abortion
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  • It was all right when you amused yourself by praising some horrible abortion of Grandpaw Holcombe’s or panning the pants off your own father and that pretty butcher’s-calendar boy that he’s got himself for a partner.
  • All you stand for is plush, gilt and marble, old Guy Francon, the Cosmo-Slotnick Building, the Frink National Bank, and that little abortion of the Centuries that will never pay for itself.

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  • Abortion is a tough issue. Some consider it a question of a woman’s right to control her body, but others consider it a question of defending the helpless from murder.
  • No abortion, no religion, and nothing about today’s botched lockdown drill, okay?
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory

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